Tuesday, November 6, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews
Featured image: Cook County Recorder of Deeds Karen Yarbrough during the 2012 Democratic National Convention. | Bloomberg
Since 1999 — when the late Eugene Moore was tapped by Cook County Democratic heavyweights like John Stroger, Jr. and John Daley to finish out Jesse White’s term as Cook County Recorder of Deeds after White was elected Illinois Secretary of State — a Maywood resident has helmed the recorder’s office.
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Tuesday, February 20, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews
Featured image: Yarbrough, left, with former Illinois governor Pat Quinn. | Cook County Recorder of Deeds
Karen Yarbrough — the current Cook County Recorder of Deeds and Maywood resident who is also the Proviso Township Democratic committeewoman — will likely run unopposed in the March 20 Democratic Primary to replace the retiring David Orr as Cook County Clerk.
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Tuesday, February 6, 2018 || Nona Tepper/Wednesday Journal|| @maywoodnews || Updated: 9 p.m.
A River Forest woman has been knocked off the ballot for Cook County Clerk, after a Maywood man successfully challenged the validity of her nomination signatures.
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